Kyiv.Cool Weekly News: Issue #29, June 2015

Written by Ian Bearder

Cool news

Plans are underway to build a park with a wooden path near the ancient river Lybid. Read here

A duck has been annoying/entertaining customers in one of Kiev’s supermarkets. Read here

Kiev city is about to undertake a Soviet-style renaming of streets to get rid of the Soviet-given names. Read here

Someone will be trying to set a ‘push-up’ record in Kiev tomorrow. Read here

Kiev police got a new uniform. Read here

A robber left a bar of Roshen chocolate after stealing 600 thousand UAH in the bank. Read more

Not cool news

“Ladies of the Night” are being ‘exposed’ by Kyiv city police. Read here

Teenagers attacked three local men with pneumatic gun. Read here

A massive fire engulfed on of the main Kiev psychiatric hospitals. Read here


About the author

Ian Bearder

Ian has been living in Kyiv on-and-off since 2009 and he launched Kyiv.Cool in 2014 to promote the lighter side of life in Ukraine's crazy capital. He doesn't just love Kyiv - he feels genuinely sorry for people who don't live here.
If he's not out on his bike, he's normally wandering in Podil or exploring some forgotten corner of the city.